Wednesday May 17, 2017

US date format: 5/17/2017, UK date format: 17/5/2017

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 17, 2017). The US president was Donald John Trump (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Theresa May (Conservative). In that special week of May people in US were listening to I'm The One by DJ Khaled Featuring Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance The Rapper & Lil Wayne. Double Lover, directed by François Ozon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2017 On TV people were watching Love Connection. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 17, 2017?


Holidays

  • Norwegian Constitution Day or Syttende Mai.
  • Dfa das Letras Galegas ("Galician Literature Day") ? holiday in Galicia, honouring the Galician language.
  • Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of 'Azaamat (Grandeur) ? First day of the fourth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
  • Saint Paschal Baylon or Pascal Baylon
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Events

  • Bundu dia Kongo followers free their leader and 50 other inmates with an attack on the Makala jail of Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo. (Al Jazeera) (Pulse Nigeria)
  • Central African Republic Civil War: According to the International Committee of the Red Cross, at least 115 human bodies are discovered in the border town of Bangassou, more than previously thought. A few days prior, militias attacked the town, with the United Nations reporting that at least 26 people were killed. (Al Jazeera)
  • According to the International Committee of the Red Cross, at least 115 human bodies are discovered in the border town of Bangassou, more than previously thought. A few days prior, militias attacked the town, with the United Nations reporting that at least 26 people were killed. (Al Jazeera)
  • War in Afghanistan: Four militants attack a state television building in Jalalabad, killing at least six people. The militants are also killed after engaging with Afghan police. ISIL claimed responsibility for the attack. (BBC)
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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Double Lover

Double Lover

Directed by: François Ozon

Starring: Marine Vacth, Jérémie Renier, Jacqueline Bisset, Myriam Boyer

47 Meters Down

47 Meters Down

Directed by: Johannes Roberts

Starring: Mandy Moore, Claire Holt, Matthew Modine, Chris Johnson

The Square

The Square

Directed by: Ruben Östlund

Starring: Claes Bang, Elisabeth Moss, Dominic West, Terry Notary

Everything, Everything

Everything, Everything

Directed by: Stella Meghie

Starring: Amandla Stenberg, Nick Robinson, Anika Noni Rose, Ana de la Reguera

Wonderstruck

Wonderstruck

Directed by: Todd Haynes

Starring: Oakes Fegley, Julianne Moore, Michelle Williams, Millicent Simmonds

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 17, 2017?
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Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. - I'm The One
  2. - That's What I Like
  3. - Despacito
  4. - Humble.
  5. - Shape Of You
  6. - Something Just Like This
  7. - Mask Off
  8. - iSpy
  9. - XO TOUR Llif3
  10. - It Ain't Me

Top #10 R&B songs

  1. - I'm The One
  2. - That's What I Like
  3. - Humble.
  4. - Mask Off
  5. - iSpy
  6. - XO TOUR Llif3
  7. - DNA.
  8. - Congratulations
  9. - Location
  10. - Passionfruit

Top #5 Rock songs

  1. - Believer
  2. - Heavy
  3. - Heathens
  4. - Thunder
  5. - Human
Sport Games on May 17, 2017

Sport Games on May 17, 2017


La Liga Primera Division

Football (Spain)
  • Celta - Real Madrid : 1 - 4
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Le Championnat

Football (France)
  • Monaco - St Etienne : 2 - 0
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Premier League

UK Soccer
  • Dundee - Inverness C : 0 - 2
  • Rangers - Aberdeen : 1 - 2
  • Southampton - Man United : 0 - 0
  • St Johnstone - Hearts : 1 - 0
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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Love Connection

Love Connection

Directed by: Joseph L Leath

Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman

Directed by: Patty Jenkins

Dear White People

Dear White People

Directed by: Justin Simien

The Circle

The Circle

Directed by: James Ponsoldt

Iron Fist

Iron Fist

Directed by: Carlo Rola

Days to next May 17

If May 17, 2017 is your birthday you're 3 years, 4 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 25 days.
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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy

Publisher: Sega

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $82.30
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $153.60
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $68.89
  • General Electric GE: opens at $27.82
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $153.30

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 0.8956 EUR
  • 1 USD = 110.942 JPY
  • 1 USD = 0.771 GBP
  • 1 USD = 1.3448 AUD
  • 1 USD = 1.3586 CAD

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